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486 news items

PolitickerNJ

PolitickerNJ
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 08:56:15 -0700

“I feel like Michael Collins here,” Baraka told PolitickerNJ in an exclusive weekend interview, referring to the Irish rebel leader who led his country's armed forces during the Irish War of Independence against British occupation from 1919 to 1921 ...

Gulf Times

Gulf Times
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:11:15 -0700

In 2006, his Cannes Palm d'Or winner The Wind That Shakes The Barley about the Irish war of independence attracted a Right-wing media backlash against him. Though he started to make films in the mid-1960s, his best works came in the late 1980s. Movies ...

Wicked Local Hingham

Wicked Local Hingham
Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:44:29 -0700

As a teenager, she was a courier for her brother in the Irish Republican Army during the Irish War of Independence, escaping to America one day before her imminent arrest. With only a sixth-grade education, she worked nights cleaning offices so she had ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Mon, 22 Jun 2015 05:33:45 -0700

In this co-production with Belfast's Lyric theatre, director Wayne Jordan reinvigorates its tragicomedy, stripping it back to expose the questions it poses about the fantasy of violence versus the reality, during the Irish war of independence in 1920 ...

BBC News

BBC News
Mon, 01 Jun 2015 02:34:41 -0700

... Heather Humphreys, said they give a fascinating insight into the events leading up to the 1916 Rising. Last year, military pension records of those who fought in the 1916 Easter Rising and Irish War of Independence were made available to the public ...

Irish Independent

Irish Independent
Sun, 14 Jun 2015 18:30:00 -0700

Last year, the 407 centenarians who were honoured were the first generation who were born during World War One and lived through the 1916 Rising, the Irish War of Independence, and World War Two. Of the 407 centenarians who received the bounty from ...
 
Belfast Telegraph
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 00:29:54 -0700

WHEN Ken Loach, the director of The Wind That Shakes The Barley - arguably the finest film about the dark events of the Irish War of Independence - called on the Curzon and Odeon cinema chains and Bafta to drop screenings for an Israeli film festival, ...

IrishCentral

IrishCentral
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 02:08:49 -0800

The recorded interviews of volunteers who fought in the Irish War of Independence could soon be made available to the public. The archive of recordings, which includes interviews made during the 1960s of 112 mainly northern-based volunteers and ...
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